Wilmington


Wilmington

Wilmington [wil-ming-tuh n] Examples noun

  1. a seaport in N Delaware, on the Delaware River.
  2. a seaport in SE North Carolina, on the Cape Fear River.
  3. a city in NE Massachusetts.
  4. a town in SW Ohio.

Related formsWil·ming·to·ni·an [wil-ming-toh-nee-uh n] /ˌwɪl mɪŋˈtoʊ ni ən/, noun Examples from the Web for wilmington Contemporary Examples of wilmington

  • The first—and it turns out, only—stop was Douglass Academy, a new charter school in downtown Wilmington.

    At This Creepy Libertarian Charter School, Kids Must Swear ‘to Be Obedient to Those in Authority’

    ProPublica

    October 15, 2014

  • Its target population is children in several Wilmington housing projects.

    At This Creepy Libertarian Charter School, Kids Must Swear ‘to Be Obedient to Those in Authority’

    ProPublica

    October 15, 2014

  • But time was running out for the Wilmington black community.

    Up From History, Part 2

    David Frum

    February 3, 2013

  • Two days after the election, Waddell led a mob in destroying [Wilmington’s leading black newspaper].

    Up From History, Part 2

    David Frum

    February 3, 2013

  • The real vice president was born in Scranton, Pa., but moved to Wilmington, Del., in 1953.

    Speed Read: 11 Best Bits from Joe Biden Satire ‘The President of Vice’

    Caroline Linton

    January 19, 2013

  • Historical Examples of wilmington

  • The Colonel got on board and bidding us “good-night,” went on to Wilmington.

    Among the Pines

    James R. Gilmore

  • But he was then living near Wilmington, Delaware, and the news was long in reaching him.

    Mary Wollstonecraft

    Elizabeth Robins Pennell

  • The “Letters” were published in the same year, 1796, in Wilmington, Delaware.

    Mary Wollstonecraft

    Elizabeth Robins Pennell

  • Monday morning he preached at Wilmington to a vast assemblage.

    A History of American Christianity

    Leonard Woolsey Bacon

  • There was nothing for him to do but retreat to Wilmington, the nearest point on the coast.

    The War of Independence

    John Fiske

  • British Dictionary definitions for wilmington Wilmington noun

    1. a port in N Delaware, on the Delaware River: industrial centre. Pop: 72 051 (2003 est)

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